Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 September 2012

202 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780719066535

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A.S. Byatt

Critical storytelling

Alexa Alfer

Published by Manchester University Press

Contemporary British Novelists MUP

  • Most comprehensive and up-to-date study of Byatt's fictional and non-fictional work
  • Uniquely provides a contextualising commentary and devotes an entire chapter to Byatt's role as critic and public intellectual
  • Combines accessibilty with critical incisiveness, without privileging any particular theoretical agenda
  • Draws on unique access to Byatt's personal archive, therefore providing an invaluable tool for further research

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